28 September 2023 to 14 April 2024
Please note: Exhibitions are closed on Tuesday 5 December
Please note: Towner will be closed to the public on Tuesday 5 December while we host the Turner Prize 2023 Award Ceremony. During the upcoming week, keep an eye out across major news channels and our social media to join us in finding out and celebrating the winner of the world's most prestigious art prize. The galleries will reopen as normal on Wednesday 6 December.
Towner Eastbourne is hosting the Turner Prize 2023, the world’s leading prize for contemporary art, as the centrepiece of our centenary celebrations.
One of the best-known prizes for the visual arts in the world, the Turner Prize aims to promote public debate around new developments in contemporary British art. Established in 1984, the Prize is awarded to a British artist for an outstanding exhibition or other presentation of their work in the previous twelve months. The announcement of the winner of the Turner Prize will take place on 5 December 2023. The Turner Prize winner will be awarded £25,000 with £10,000 awarded to the other shortlisted artists.
With support from Eastbourne Borough Council, East Sussex County Council and the University of Sussex, the Turner Prize will bring transformative cultural and social experiences for visitors and residents.
Large Print and an Audio Guide, as well as other accessible resources, can be found on our Turner Prize Accessibility page.